In the fast-paced world of the fashion industry, finding the right talent is essential. Our Apparel practice is one of the recruiting industries most successful. We cover a lot of ground, placing professionals in every area of the fashion industry from NY to Beijing. Our hands-on knowledge of the fashion business, combined with over thirty years of recruiting experience, gives us a unique perspective and an unmatched ability to fill positions. Our long-term clients include many high-end designers, major brands and private label manufacturers. We provide our clients the insight and access they need to hire the most sought after talent in the fashion industry.

We work on a broad range of positions in Apparel, Home Fashion and Accessories including:

  • Operations
  • Design
  • Graphic Design
  • CAD
  • Production
  • Customer Service
  • Sales / Marketing
  • Merchandising
  • Product Development
  • Sourcing


Allen has been an Executive Recruiter in the Apparel industry for over thirty years. He has successfully filled hundreds of management and executive level positions in design, production, manufacturing, merchandising and every other area of the apparel, home furnishings and accessories industry. Allen is an expert on staffing, retention and compensation issues. He maintains an unmatched network of industry professionals.

Allen works on domestic and international searches for some of the largest companies in the Apparel industry, his long-term clients include Jones NY, Oxford Industries, Capital Mercury, Phillips Van Heusen, Sara Lee and Vanity Fair. Prior to entering the recruiting business, Allen worked for a large apparel manufacturer and has extensive knowledge of production techniques.

Allen Platt • Partner
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Jennifer Glenn-Vidal • Vice President
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